Jan 19, 2013 5:30pm PST
president's got big goals whether it's energy, immigration and he's in the trench warfare yet with republicans with a series of big stand 1y5u6s coming up, starting with the debt ceiling. all of this about the budget which could quickly overtake the second term. >> david gregory, thanks very much. i want to let folks know, tomorrow morning on "meet the press," david will be joined by senator chuck schumer of new york, head of the joint congressional committee on the inaugural and ted cruz, the new republican senator from texas. >>> and for washington, the second time around is never quite the same as the first time a president is inaugurated, but still there is an air of anticipation and excitement as this city prepares. nbc's ron allen has that story for us tonight. >> reporter: it's estimated half a million people may attend president obama's second inauguration. what maybe the largest crowd ever for a second swearing in. >> i'll take it to my grave that i was actually here during this event. >> i'm really excited for his second term, and i have high hopes. >> i, barack hussein o
Jan 22, 2013 5:30pm PST
. ♪ chevron has been developing energy here for decades. we need to protect their environment. we have a strict quarantine system to protect the integrity of the environment. forty years on, it's still a class-a nature reserve. it's our job to look after them. ...it's my job to look after it. ♪ >>> prince harry of great britain is headed home tonight after a four-month tour of duty in afghanistan. his second tour. before he left, he granted a battlefield interview and access to his life in the field on the condition that it be held until he was headed to safety. it made headlines in great britain because of his comments about killing taliban fighters in combat and because of what he said about his personal life and the glare of media attention. the story tonight from nbc's keir simmons in london. >> reporter: prince harry scrambles to get airborne. every second counts. it's his second tour of duty as a helicopter pilot and gunner in afghanistan. often supporting u.s. forces and targeting the taliban. >> take a life to save a life. if there's people trying to do bad stuff to our
Jan 19, 2013 6:30pm EST
energy, but he's going to be facing trench warfare with republicans over the budget, for some time to come. i think that's going to overshadow most of what he does. >> david gregory thanks very much. >>> when "nbc nightly news" continues on this saturday, new research about autism and how a small number of children have overcome the disorder. >>> and later a national day of service, folks giving back. [ male announcer ] this is sheldon, whose long dy setting up the news starts with arthritis pain and a choice. take tylenol or take aleve, the #1 recommended pain reliever by orthopedic doctors. just two aleve can keep pain away all day. back to the news. my ex-girlfriend... 7th grade math teacher. who is this? that's pete. my... [ dennis' voice ] allstate agent. a "starving artist" has an allstate agent? he got me... [ dennis' voice ] the allstate value plan. it's their most affordable car insurance and you still get an agent. [ normal voice ] i call it... [ dennis' voice ] the protector. is that what you call it? the protector! okay. ♪ the allstate value plan. are you in good hands?
Jan 21, 2013 5:30pm PST
. fidelity investments. turn here. barrow island has got rare kangaroos. ♪ chevron has been developing energy here for decades. we need to protect their environment. we have a strict quarantine system to protect the integrity of the environment. forty years on, it's still a class-a nature reserve. it's our job to look after them. ...it's my job to look after it. ♪ ♪ ♪ >>> one of two moments when the first couple got out of the car and walked part of the parade route, the thousands of people who lined the parade route today were greeted by the background sound of a familiar voice here in washington. he's the guy they call the president's announcer. and every four years, the white house comes calling, asking for his help. otherwise, he calls them, because as every new administration learns, it's his job to announce which band or float is coming up next in the parade. we get his story tonight from nbc's kate snow. >> ladies and gentlemen, the president -- >> reporter: there he was at his perch today -- >> barack obama! >> reporter: if it sounds like charlie bratman has done this show befor